Simon Munnery: The Wreath

“I went to a funeral the other day. Caught the wreath…” That’s what came to me, from the mysterious source of the inexplicable. Hear the story of the joke, the painting, and what happened next.

Simon is a British Comedy Award nominee, Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee and Chortle Award winner. His stand-up career spanning 32 years has seen him regularly perform all over the world and star in several of his own major television and radio projects.

He is best known for his character creations Alan Parker: Urban Warrior, Buckethead and The League Against Tedium. His most recent television appearances include The Alternative Comedy Experience (Comedy Central), The Culture Show, It’s Kevin and Stewart Lee’s Comedy Vehicle (BBC 2).


‘Oh the deep, deep joy of an hour of Simon Munnery… Poetic, quicksilver smart and blessed with a ceaselessly inventive comic brain’
The Scotsman

‘Munnery’s on formidable form in his unusually accessible show… a true one-off, part entertainer, part outsider artist’
Evening Standard

‘A genuine innovator in the land of the samey, and an annual must-see for any comedy connoisseur’
The Guardian

‘It’s got heart, as well as just the right amount of whimsy to make this hour a triumph in delicious escapism’
Fest Magazine

‘Convention defying, innovative stuff. Simon Munnery is a brilliant comedian’
The Times

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Dates / Venues

MAY 23; Quarry Theatre, BEDFORD – Book Tickets


FEB 7; The Rondo Theatre, BATH – Sold Out
FEB 21; Norwich Arts Centre, NORWICH – Sold Out
FEB 22; North Wall Arts Centre, OXFORD – Sold Out
MAR 2; Junction, CAMBRIDGE – Sold Out
MAR 7; Royal Spa Centre, LEAMINGTON – Sold Out
MAR 8; Union Theatre, MANCHESTER – Sold Out
MAR 9; Sheaf Street, LEEDS – Sold Out
MAR 10; The Stand, EDINBURGH – Sold Out
MAR 14; The Old Market, BRIGHTON – Date Passed
MAR 19; The Stand, NEWCASTLE – Date Passed
MAR 20; The Stand, GLASGOW – Date Passed
APR 4; Hen and Chicken, BRISTOL – Sold Out
APR 23; Soho Theatre, LONDON – Sold Out
APR 24; Soho Theatre, LONDON – Sold Out
APR 25; Soho Theatre, LONDON – Sold Out
APR 26; Soho Theatre, LONDON – Sold Out
APR 27; Soho Theatre, LONDON – Sold Out
MAY 4; Comedy Festival, MACHYNLLETH – Sold Out

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